Generation of diagrams and flowcharts from text in a similar manner as markdown by using mermaid.js
WP Mermaid is smart enough that loads mermaid.js only when your posts contain Mermaid syntax, by detecting the use of shortcode and block. So it will not be loaded on your website everywhere.
= See also
If you are looking for a Markdown editor supporting Mermaid, you can also check out Terry Lin‘s WordPress plugin called the WP Githuber MD, which provides a variety of features not just Mermaid, it is worth to try.
WP Mermaid, Copyright 2020 TerryL.in
WP Mermaid is distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL
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This plugin provides 2 blocks.
- WP Mermaid
- WP Mermaid
- Upload the plugin files to the
/wp-content/plugins/wp-mermaiddirectory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress.
- Go to the WP Mermaid menu in Settings and set your options.
In classic editor, you can use shortcode to render your Mermaid syntax. If you are using WordPress version below 5.0, this is the only way you can use.
- Choose a Mermaid syntax block.
- Fill in your Mermaid syntax in the editor.
Contributors & Developers
“WP Mermaid” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
- First release.